Richard Thomas

Biography

Richard Thomas was an American ballet dancer and teacher. He danced with the American Ballet Theatre, Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, Ballet Alicia Alonso (now National Ballet of Cuba), and New York City Ballet. He and his wife, Barbara Fallis, founded the New York School of Ballet. He later joined the faculty at the Ballet Tech School.

Date

March 21, 1997

Relation

Newman, B. (2003). Grace under pressure: Passing dance through time. New York, N.Y: Proscenium Publishers.

Files

Citation

Barbara Newman, “Richard Thomas,” Dance Dialogues: Interviews by Barbara Newman, 1979-Present, accessed November 17, 2017, http://dancedialogues.prattsils.org/items/show/110.